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  • In the Name of Scienceby F. Barbara Orlans

    Oxford University Press 1993; US$ 28.99

    Few arguments in biomedical experimentation have stirred such heated debate in recent years as those raised by animal research. In this comprehensive analysis of the social, political, and ethical conflicts surrounding the use of animals in scientific experiments, Barbara Orlans judges both ends of the spectrum in this debate -- unconditional approval... more...

  • The Troubled Dream of Lifeby Daniel Callahan

    Georgetown University Press 2000; US$ 26.95

    Drawing on his own experience, and on literature, philosophy, and medicine, Daniel Callahan offers great insight into how to deal with the rewards of modern medicine without upsetting our perception of death. He examines how we view death and the care of the critically ill or dying, and he suggests ways of understanding death that can lead to a peaceful... more...

  • Through the Valley of Shadowsby Samuel Morris Brown

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 23.99

    In place of living wills, which have fundamentally misunderstood the problems people face during life-threatening illness, researcher and practicing ICU physician Samuel Morris Brown advocates a system of individualized guidance alongside fundamental reform. In this provocative and empathetic book, rich in patients' stories, Brown offers a blueprint... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Ethics at the End of Lifeby Stuart J. Youngner; Robert M. Arnold

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 149.99

    This handbook explores the topic of death and dying from the late twentieth to the early twenty-first centuries, with particular emphasis on the United States. The chapters examine a range of ethical topics related to death, dying, palliative care and decision-making at the end of life. more...

  • Rethinking Reprogeneticsby Inmaculada de Melo-Martin

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 48.99

    Reprogenetic technologies have been embraced by advocates as tools that can create healthier, smarter, more admirable human beings. Bringing a contextualised, gender-attentive perspective to bear, Rethinking Reprogenetics reveals the flawed assumptions underpinning the arguments of the technologies' proponents and calls for a more critical assessment. more...

  • Ethical Decision Making in Nursing and Health Careby James H. Husted; CNE PhD MSN RN Gladys L. Husted

    Springer Publishing Company 2007; US$ 74.99

    Named a 2013 Doody's Core Title! "This book provides a systematic approach to bioethical decision making, a process that can help clarify situations where right and wrong are not clearly definedÍ.This should be a valuable book for ethics and theory courses." Score: 100, 5 stars -- Doody's Husted and Husted's classic nursing ethics text provides... more...

  • Applied Ethics in Nursingby APRN MBE PhD Vicki Lachman

    Springer Publishing Company 2005; US$ 87.99

    Designated a Doody's Core Title! What constitutes "informed consent"? What can I do if the patient lacks the capacity to make decisions? How should I respond to a patient who requests my help in dying? What is the rationale for giving a patient medication (chemical restraints) against his or her will? What exactly are "patient's rights"... more...

  • The Penn Center Guide to Bioethicsby PhD Vardit Ravitsky; PhD Autumn Fiester; PhD Arthur L. Caplan

    Springer Publishing Company 2009; US$ 94.99

    Named an Outstanding Academic Title for 2009 by Choice! "[A] set of almost 70 essays, all well informed and many with attitude." Harold Shapiro , PhD Professor Emeritus and Professor of Economics and Public Affairs Princeton University, Former Chair, National Bioethics Advisory Board "This most noteworthy and authoritative collection of 67... more...

  • End-of-Life Care and Pragmatic Decision Makingby D. Micah Hester

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 28.00

    This book provides a pragmatic philosophical framework based on a radically empirical attitude toward life and death. more...

  • Taking Issueby Baruch A. Brody

    Georgetown University Press 2003; US$ 24.95

    A pioneer in the theory of pluralistic casuistry, the idea that there are almost as many facets to moral choices as there are cases that call for choices, Baruch Brody takes issue with conventional bioethical wisdom and challenges the rigid principalism of contemporary bioethics. His views have been seen as controversial, but they are firmly held,... more...